Oman, with a population of 5,266,535 and an urban population of 4,250,777, accounting for 0.8071 of the total, has a GDP of $76,983,094,928. In 2022, the country produced 80,991,181 tons of CO2, resulting in a per capita emission of 17.9165 tons.
This means that, on average, each person generates nearly 18 tons of CO2 annually.
Additionally, the carbon intensity of Oman’s GDP, which measures CO2 emissions per International dollar of economic output, is 1.0521 kg, higher than both the USA (0.3 kg) and China (0.57 kg).
Oman Total CO2 emissions by source
How much do coal, oil, gas, cement and flaring contribute to CO2 emissions in Oman?
In 2022, Oman’s total CO2 emissions reached 80,991,181 metric tons. The primary contributors to these emissions were gas, accounting for 62,327,405 metric tons, and oil, with 12,195,087 metric tons.
Cement and flaring made smaller contributions, emitting 1,816,159 metric tons and 4,652,530 metric tons respectively.
Notably, coal did not contribute to Oman’s carbon footprint.
These figures highlight the significant role of gas and oil in the economy and their correlation with CO2 emissions.
What fraction of world fossil co2 emissions does Oman accounts?
Oman is the 47th largest emitter of CO2 in the world. It represents 0.218% of global CO2 emissions.
CO2 emissions from coal in Oman
In Oman, gas usage resulted in the production of 62,327,405 tons of CO2, accounting for 76.96% of the total CO2 emissions.
CO2 emissions from cement in Oman
In Oman, cement usage resulted in the production of 1,816,159 tons of CO2, accounting for 8.11% of the total CO2 emissions.
CO2 emissions from flaring in Oman
In Oman, the utilization of flaring has led to the production of 4,652,530 tons of CO2, representing approximately 19.25% of the total CO2 emissions.
CO2 emissions from oil in Oman
In Oman, the utilization of oil has led to the production of 12,195,087 tons of CO2, accounting for 15.06% of the total CO2 emissions.